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  • Billboard for National Day in 1984 : general view [2]

    Events · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows a billboard bearing the logo for the National Day celebrations in 1984. The theme for that year's parade was 25 Years of Nation Building, 1959 - 1984. Physical dimensions of original: 35 mm. Title devised by Library staff.
  • National Day Parade, 1976 : close-up

    Events · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    In this photograph, a contingent of students is marching on the track and holding aloft red flags as part of National Day celebrations. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Billboard for National Day, 1984 : general view [1]

    Events · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows a billboard bearing the logo for the National Day celebrations in 1984. The theme for that year's parade was 25 Years of Nation Building, 1959 - 1984. Physical dimensions of original: 35 mm. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Balloon at National Day Parade, 1984 : general view

    Events · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows a giant, red and white balloon in the shape of a bulb, at the National Day Parade (NDP). Held at the Padang in 1984, the theme for that year's parade was 25 Years of Nation Building, 1959 - 1984. Physical dimensions of original: 35 mm. Title devised...
  • National Day celebrations : general view

    Events · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This is a black and white photograph of the front of City Hall where work is in progress to decorate it for the National Day celebrations. Decorations already installed include the State crest, a picture of Singapore island, flags and the words "Majulah Singapura". Title devised by Library staff. Date...
  • National Day Parade floats : general view [2]

    Events · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    Seen in this black and white photograph is a National Day Parade float decorated with a stack of books, a ladder and a mortar board passing by the Victoria Memorial Hall. On it is the message, "Education-Spring Source of Nation" in the four official languages. Below this are shown the...
  • Sir Stamford Raffles statue : close-up

    Arts · Personalities · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This is a photograph of the statue of Stamford Raffles, the founder of Singapore, in front of the Victoria Memorial Hall. The photographer was standing close to the base of the statue so the view is slightly slanted upward against the backdrop of the Victoria Memorial Hall to show some...
  • Waterfront : panoramic view

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This postcard picture provides a panoramic view of Singapore's waterfront together with the city's skyline, taken against a backdrop of a clear blue sky and a deep-blue sea, showing modern, high-rise buildings stretched along the coastline in the Central Business District. A solitary boat can be seen in the foreground....
  • National Day Parade line-up at Padang : general view

    Events · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    Shown in this black and white photograph are various uniformed groups, some carrying flags assembled at the Padang for the National Day Parade. On the right is the City Hall. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • The Cenotaph : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows the Cenotaph, which is located at Esplanade Park along Connaught Drive. The war memorial was built in memory of the soldiers in Singapore who lost their lives during World War I and World War II. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Billboard for National Day, 1984 : close-up

    Events · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows a billboard bearing the logo for the National Day celebrations in 1984. The theme for that year's parade was 25 Years of Nation Building, 1959 - 1984. Physical dimensions of original: 35 mm. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Singapore River as seen from Hilton Hotel : aerial view [2]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph taken from the Hilton Hotel gives an aerial view of the Singapore River and the Central Business Districs. Among the shophouses near the river is the OCBC headquarters, also known as the "China Building" at Chulia Street. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Singapore River, with bumboats : general view

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This is a picturesque view of the Singapore River, shown here with a picture of bumboats partly covered by the elegant branches of a tree. In the background, more bumboats are seen against the backdrop of a row of shophouses. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • National Day Parade : general view

    Events · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    Seen in this undated photograph is the People's Action Party's contingent marching and holding aloft flags and cardboard slogans, in a parade celebrating National Day. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • National Day Parade floats : general view [1]

    Events · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    Shown in this black and white photograph is a float during the National Day celebrations passing by the Victoria Memorial Hall. It has the message "Health and Happiness" in the four official languages on it. Below this are shown years and an amount, "1961-1964 $35,800,000", probably indicating amount spent on...